The Babel text in Pinuyo

Genesis 11:1-9.

Text in Pinuyo 1.13.1 (i.e. slightly outdated).

language one had earth entire spoke and one thing now 1. Now the whole earth had one language, and spoke one thing.
traveled east furthermore then then identical to they found plain Shinar and they settled plain 2. And when they journeyed from the east, they found a plain in Shinar and settled there.
spoke them they (reciprocally) do! we bricks make bricks which is bake and thoroughly 3a. They said to themselves: "Come! Let us make bricks, and bake them thoroughly."
used mortar as used tar they and they used bricks stone used as furthermore 3b. And they used bricks for stone, and tar for mortar.
spoke they furthermore do! build we us (which is) reach heaven top tower city tower and which obtain glory we us which is and scatter we not surface earth entire so that 4. And they said: "Come! Let us build ourselves a city, and a tower, whose top reaches into the sky. And let us obtain glory for ourselves, so that we will not be scattered over the face of the entire earth.
descended built the Lord furthermore the Lord see city and tower identical to so that city and tower children men which is 5. And the LORD came down to see the city and the tower, which the children of men were building.
spoke and the Lord behold! people they language this beginning not deeds deeds have all one one identical to is deeds their will prevent will intend which they now 6. And the LORD said: "Behold, this is one people, and they all have one language. This is the beginning of their deeds. From now on, what they intend to do will not be prevented."
do! descend we we language language confuse understand they not there and there identical to identical to so that their (reciprocally) 7. "Come, let us go down there, and confuse their language, so that they will not understand one another's language."
scattered built ceased entire the Lord them they city surface earth there and (state) 8. And the LORD scattered them from there over the surface of the entire earth. And they ceased building the city.
named confused scattered entire the Lord the Lord them language babel city entire because and identical to surface earth from there earth city at which 9. Therefore it was named Babel; because [there] the LORD confused the language of the entire earth and scattered them from there over the surface of the entire earth.


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